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OTHER WORDS FROM embarrassmentpre·em·bar·rass·ment, noun
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Murphy resisted, telling Wolf that “it was improper to hold a vetted intelligence product for reasons for political embarrassment.”What to make of the DHS whistleblower’s shocking complaint|Alex Ward|September 11, 2020|Vox
I have been struck by the intensity and complexity of emotions displayed by these people, including anger, resentment, embarrassment, hopelessness, fear and resolve.
Despite the ongoing embarrassment and the new costs to emerge, a Cisterra principal who cut the deal with the city and Shapery defended it.
To avoid embarrassment and truly rank for important trending searches in an authentic way, follow these dos and don’ts.How to use trending keywords from current events in content marketing|Gregg Schwartz|July 23, 2020|Search Engine Watch
They were clearly willing to endure discomfort rather than the embarrassment of overreacting.5 Psychology Terms You’re Probably Misusing (Ep. 334 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|January 9, 2020|Freakonomics
Beyond the embarrassment, missing bowl games carries a real economic cost.Is Any College Football Coach Worth $60 Million? Jim Harbaugh Is|Jesse Lawrence|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If none of these songs are likely to knock “Like a Rolling Stone” off your playlist, neither is anything here an embarrassment.Elvis Costello, Marcus Mumford, and Others Crowdsource A Dylan Album|Malcolm Jones|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The thing about me and embarrassment, you have to remember, is that it all happens on a scale,” she said.
When the judge finally asked Picasso if he knew Apollinaire, his embarrassment turned to rage.
The next day she suffered the embarrassment of the Turks announcing that no such approval had been granted.In the Battle for Kobani, ISIS Falls Back. But for How Long?|Jamie Dettmer|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"I didn't think you would play this trick on me, Muky," he said, a flush of embarrassment gathering in his brown face.The Wolf Hunters|James Oliver Curwood
She was very angry, so that for the moment her embarrassment was swamped.Mavericks|William MacLeod Raine
It was then that Georgiana frankly took the situation by its horns and did away with all embarrassment.Under the Country Sky|Grace S. Richmond
They seemed to want to speak, and so did she, but embarrassment caused a common silence.The Cup of Fury|Rupert Hughes
He evidently saw my embarrassment; spoke kind words, and asked me to sit down.Famous American Statesmen|Sarah Knowles Bolton